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Colyton Heritage Centre

Market Place, Colyton EX24 6JR, England
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Interesting history in 16th century house

Friday 29th June we were in Colyton and we visited this small Heritage Centre which is situated in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
David D
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Devon, United Kingdom
Excellent little museum.

Helpful and friendly volunteers, and eclectic mix of items. Well worth a visit especially if... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2018
DaisysGran
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Colyton, United Kingdom
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3 weeks ago
“Interesting history in 16th century house”
Apr 2, 2018
“Excellent little museum.”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Market Place, Colyton EX24 6JR, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friday 29th June we were in Colyton and we visited this small Heritage Centre which is situated in the middle of the historic town. The Centre is housed in the Merchant's House, which is in Market Place. We learned that the house dates back to...More

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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Helpful and friendly volunteers, and eclectic mix of items. Well worth a visit especially if followed up by some yummy cake in the team rooms next door.

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Reviewed September 16, 2017

We joined the Thursday 2pm ( every week in summer season months, come rain or shine)) Colyton History tour (£3) and spent a very interesting and informative 90 mins with our welcoming guide- ending up at the Heritage Centre. We had previously visited Colyton as...More

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Reviewed October 22, 2016

We arrived at Colyton on the electric tramway from Seaton and were immediately struck by the charm of this small town with its ancient church and thatched cottages. However, it was in the heritage centre where we learned that this sleepy little town was once...More

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Reviewed July 25, 2016

The Heritage Centre is very small, as we only had ten minutes left on our car parking we whizzed round it. However the lady volunteer was lovely, charming in the best Devon tradition and managed to tell us a lot of interesting things in about...More

2  Thank JohnW2458
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Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

So often when you visit a place one misses things so make this your first point of call! The staff are so knowledgeable and have such a pride in their town you cannot help but be inspired to visit the place they recommend. It's a...More

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Reviewed June 21, 2016

Very interesting and well put together museum of the history of the whole area. The lady "in charge" was very knowledgeable.

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Reviewed May 31, 2016

The staff are very helpful and friendly, and the kids can enjoy participating. What more could you ask for !

1  Thank Scanway
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Reviewed May 22, 2016

Very nice worth a visit we visited here after arriving from the Seaton to Colyton tramway lot of history to digest

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Reviewed May 16, 2016

Colyton is a charming little town that nestles in the Axe Valley in East Devonshire. The beautifully preserved stone and thatched buildings line the tiny streets that form a circular pattern surrounding the impressive St Andrew's Church. The church has an unusual octagonal tower which...More

1  Thank RobertBovington
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Phyll S
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Response from malcolmcollins | Reviewed this property |
Hi phyll s Yes I don't see why not they can participate at the Colyton heritage centre hope this helps 😊😊
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